small business contest

Could you use $10,000 to improve your retail business? Point-of-sale system provider Harbortouch is offering a $10,000 prize  to the retailer who submits the best video on how the prize money would help his or her business grow.

“The economy is improving but a lot of merchants are still struggling,” says Nate Hirshberg, Harbortouch marketing manager. “This is what we came up with to help out with some extra capital.”

The Harbortouch Business Upgrade Contest begins today. To enter, simply post a video on YouTube explaining why your company needs an upgrade (be creative!). Then complete a brief entry form at

In addition to the $10,000 prize, Harbortouch will waive the $69 per month service fee on a Harbortouch POS system for one year for the winning business.

Contest ends August 15, 2013.